Friday 30 March 2012

Late News 29/03 Caradon Hill: 1 Wheatear. (D Spooner)

Marazion Marsh RSPB: 1 Little Ringed Plover, 1 Little Egret, 11 Grey Heron (plus 2+ young in the nest), 6 Mute Swan, 4 Canada Geese, 3 Greylag, 1 Shelduck, 4 Mallard, 4 Teal, 1 Little Grebe, 18 Moorhen, 1 Water Rail, 2 Cormorant, 1 Sparrowhawk, c100 Sand Martin, 1 sum plum Water Pipit, 1 Reed Bunting, 2 Stonechat, 4 Chiffchaff and 2 Cetti’s Warbler. (D Parker, P St Pierre & W Renshaw)

Little Ringed Plover. (W Renshaw)

Lizard: Imm fem Marsh Harrier flew North just west of Lizard village at 09:45 also 2 f Black Redstarts and m & f Peregrine at Lizard Head. (C Barnard)

Tintagel: 10 Manx Shearwaters offshore this morning and 1 Green Sandpiper at Prince of Wales Quarry. (D Julian & C Selway)

Clapper Marshes: 50 Sand Martins and 5 Swallows at lunchtime. (D Julian & C Selway)

Launceston: 2 Swallows over Higher Larrick (Trebullett) briefly p.m. (P Crispin)

Lizard Point: 1 Wheatear and 2 Black Redstarts. (W Chegwidden)

Housel Pool: 2 Willow Warblers and 2 Blackcaps. (W Chegwidden)

Kea Church Road: Hoopoe in private garden again at 15:00. (B Toms)

Par: Ring-necked Duck still at Par Beach pool.

Land’s End: Male Hen Harrier on Treve Common.

Sennen: Hoopoe at Brew sewerage works access off A30 via track just north of Seaview Holiday Park.

Gannel Estuary: Juv Glaucous Gull again this afternoon and the 3w Iceland Gull at 17:00.

Connor Downs: Hoopoe in cattle field at 16:45 and then flew east.

Sennen Cove: Juv Iceland Gull and 2w Yellow-legged Gull on Cowloe this afternoon.